Dorcas McClean Scholarship
This scholarship, worth up to $40,000, supports candidates for admission to an approved institution. Applicants must be between 17 and 25 years of age and residents of Australia in the two years preceding the competition date. Assessment is by competition (for shortlisted applicants only), held across a number of days at the Southbank Campus. This is a triennial completion and will next take place in 2020. The 2020 competition will focus on Mozart concerti and will be filmed and broadcast. The competition will comprise a preliminary round (assessed by this online application on the basis of video submission), a semi-final round where up to 6 semi-finalists will be selected to present recitals on 28 and 29 October, 2020, and, a final round where finalists will present one complete concerto by Mozart on November 1, 2020. There will be a first prize of $40,000, second prize of $10,000 and third prize of $5,000.
Applications are currently closed
How to apply
Full benefit details
Australian / domestic student
$5,000 - $40,000
Applicable study areas
Number of scholarships awarded
What are the benefits?
A single payment of up to $40,000 towards studies at another institution approved by the University of Melbourne. Runner-up and third-placed candidates will receive $10,000 and $5000 respectively.
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The information listed here is subject to change without notice. Where we have listed information about jointly run scholarships programs, please also see our partners' websites. Information describing the number and value of scholarships awarded is indicative.